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Winter Carnival 2012 first-place statue in the fraternity division,

Statues Stand Tall In Spite of Weather Warm-up

February 9, 2012
By Danny Messinger

Unseasonably warm temperatures didn't stop Michigan Tech students from putting on a spectacular snow statue show at the University's 2012 Winter Carnival celebration. 

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Students gather for last years MLK march

Michigan Tech Celebrates Black History Month

February 8, 2012
By Danny Messinger

It's Black History Month, and Michigan Tech's Black Student Association has kicked off its celebration with four weeks of events that recognize the challenges and accomplishments of black Americans.

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phi tau statue

What Makes Our State Great? Michigan Tech's Winter Carnival!

January 30, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

The All-Nighter kicks off for statue-builders at 10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, plus there's broomball, hockey, curling, Stage Revue, and lots more.

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Chang K. Park

Over 400 Michigan Tech Grads to be Honored at Midyear Commencement

December 2, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Chang K. Park, president of Universal Remote Control, to be commencement speaker

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Michigan Tech serves as a host site for the 2011 ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.

Michigan Tech Team Earns Top 10 Finish in Regional "Battle of the Brains"

November 15, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Tens of thousands of college students are vying for a chance to compete in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest world finals in Poland.

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A student at this year's Spirit of the Harvest Powwow

Michigan Tech Celebrates Native American History

October 23, 2011
By Danny Messinger

Introduction to the Ojibwe language and quill earring making are among the special events slated for Native American Heritage Month on the Michigan Tech Campus. 

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The ambulance used by Michigan Tech Emergency Medical Services has been retrofitted to provide emergency services instead of transporting patients.

Michigan Tech Rolls Out Emergency Medical Response Team

October 3, 2011
By Danny Messinger

Trained as first responders, volunteers are ready to address campus emergencies

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Tech promotes responsible relationships.

Michigan Tech Fights Back Against Sexual Assault: Responsible Relationship Days

September 14, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech's Responsible Relationship Days seeks to keep students safe from sexual violence.

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Community residents from Nepal showcase the traditional clothing of their homeland during a past Parade of Nations.

Parade of Nations Brings a World of Food and Festivities to the Keweenaw

September 9, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

At the 22nd annual Parade of Nations on September 17, 2011, students from more than 60 countries will join the community to celebrate the diversity and international nature of the area. 

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PhD student Taile Leswifi

South African Graduate Student Plans to Bring Education to Her People

June 10, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Taile Leswifi, a South African earning her PhD  in environmental engineereing at Michigan Tech, is determined to introduce her people to the opportunities education brings.

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